Friday, 28 April 2017

Scraping A Living

Introducing-Web-Scraping
Source

If you are a DIY Income Investor - or any kind of DIY investor for that matter - you need to keep track of your portfolio. You could pay for expensive software...or you could build your own EXCEL spreadsheet.

You need to update it, of course - and this is where you need to learn how to 'scrape' share prices (and other data) from websites. Free of charge. However, this does have its problems.

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Problem Holdings: Huntsworth


Our Foremost Problem

Every portfolio has its 'problem' holdings - I know the DIY Income Investor portfolio does!

What constitutes a 'problem' - and what to do about it?